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echelon -- as in: upper echelons of the company
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Catch-22
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  • Censoring the envelopes had serious repercussions, produced a ripple of anxiety on some ethereal military echelon that floated a C.I.D. man back into the ward posing as a patient.

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  • The team has broken into the top echelon of the NBA.
  • The commander in the field is always right and the rear echelon is wrong, unless proved otherwise.
    Colin Powell

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